All of these blue covered, annual pamphlets (1993-2010) index all the NGS magazines: NGM, Traveler, Kids, etc. They do not cover books. This distinguishes them from the per volume indices (1898-1992) which had two each year from…"
"Mel ~ wow ~ This is great. I knew you had something cooking . . . I'm off to bed now and still recovering from some issues of late, but I will print this out and read it and see if there's anything useful I can chat back with. I know Tom…"
"Oh ~ you know what . . .
I just remembered something else:
On a handful of occasions, GHG would insert (a la these photos in Oct. 1914) unused-but-printed sheafs of aborted material. Similar to how they were still using up miscellaneous…"
Funny, I was just re-pondering this briefly the other day . . . e.g., that sometimes a group of photos would appear 'wedged in' a 1910's issue of NGM that seemingly were random, or in the least not apparently connected w/…"
unoffical occupation: since 2009 I've been care-giving for 3 of my quite ailing Grandparents...as a live-in helper (in every way conceivable).
Life Member of The National Geographic Society. I became very interested in the Society itself during the 1988 year when I was but 10. Became a proud member myself for my 12th birthday, January 1990. At last I didn't have to wait for my Grandparents to be done with their issues and give them to me : )
San Jose, Ca. National Geographic Society Magazine Collector, Researcher, Trader, Dealer. Travel education (from NG's) is useful for business and pleasure plus I enjoy Antique Collecting, Classic Car & Antiques Restoration, Family Water Sports, and History
If anybody is interested in conversation threads about anything & everything National Geographic, you can see this link. NOTE: It is NOT for advertising or placing want/sell posts.....it was started by a Collector-Dealer in 2007 for serious and regular NGS-oriented "discussions" !
Sounds great Scott,
I always enjoy talking with NG collectors & hearing about their experiences. I'm retired and available to chat quite often. I've been a NG member & collector since 1978. Hope to chat soon.
I actually just discovered this website a few weeks ago. It's very cool - I don't really have any particular interests in NG. I've been a fan my whole life, my Dad has an extensive collection and now I'm working on mine.
I haven't been on the site for a few weeks, went to the Custer WI Renewable Energy Fair on Friday. Many plans will be in the following months & years and will try to make an imact with alternatives. For Geographics, it will take a while to sort everything out and start with major projects.
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